Faculty of Law, Common Law Alumni Nadia Campion (LL.B. 2005), Benjamin Lee (LL.B. 2004) and Catherine Lovrics (LL.B. 2005) have been selected as recipients of the prestigious Lexpert Rising Stars Awards, which honours Canada’s leading lawyers under 40.
The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, announced on November 2, 2018 the appointment of Daniel Boone (LL.B. 1988) as a judge of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador in St. John’s.
Nearly 60 Common Law alumni and friends gathered at the 3 Brewers Adelaide Microbrewery in Toronto on September 26, 2018 to celebrate their five-year anniversary since graduating from the University of Ottawa.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced on Thursday, October 11, 2018 that the Governor General has appointed Common Law alumna and Honour Society member Josée Forest-Niesing (LL.B. 1988) to fill one of two vacancies in the Senate.
Faculty of Law, Common Law alumna Katherine Cooligan (LL.B. 1989) was recently featured in the Ottawa Business Journal, where she opened up about her experience in family law and the personal events that shaped who she is today.